Übersetzung von “jail” — Englisch–Französisch Wörterbuch

jail

jail /dʒeɪl/, Brit gaol /dʒeɪl/ noun countable-uncountable
a building where people are kept as a punishment for a crime
prison feminine

the county jail
la prison centrale

He was put in jail for twenty-two years.
Il a été mis en prison pour vingt-deux ans.

jail

verb transitivejail /dʒeɪl/
to put sb in a jail
mettre en prison , emprisonner

They were sentenced and jailed for life.
Ils ont été condamnés et emprisonnés à perpétuité.

(Übersetzung von “jail” aus dem GLOBAL English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)

jail

noun /dʒeil/

(a) prison

prison
You ought to be sent to jail for doing that.
jailer noun ( jailor, gaoler)

a person who has charge of a jail or of prisoners

gardien/-ienne de prison
The jailer was knocked unconscious in the riot.
jailbird noun ( gaolbird)

a person who is or has often been in jail

récidiviste
a recently paroled jailbird.
to put a criminal in jail or gaol (not goal).

(Übersetzung von “jail” aus dem PASSWORD English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)